Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 486
Search took 2.84 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: bkgreene39
Forum: Cars - Private Party Yesterday, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 362
Posted By bkgreene39
4,000 obo.

4,000 obo.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-18-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 362
Posted By bkgreene39
Bump mileage is @ 95,000.

Bump mileage is @ 95,000.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-14-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 362
Posted By bkgreene39
4,500 obo

4,500 obo
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-07-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 362
Posted By bkgreene39
Bump for a clean non rusted east coast E39

Bump for a clean non rusted east coast E39
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-03-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 362
Posted By bkgreene39
F/S E39 1998 528i Automatic 4,000 OBO in Brooklyn

Selling my 1998 528i E39 that I have owned for over 3 years. I believe I am the 4th owner of this vehicle. Purchased in July of 2011. It currently has 94,297 miles with a 4 speed automatic...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 07-01-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By bkgreene39
Both rear speed sensors replaced. Problem solved.

Both rear speed sensors replaced. Problem solved.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 785
Posted By bkgreene39
I put in a Nissens radiator over 2 years ago, no...

I put in a Nissens radiator over 2 years ago, no leaks as of yet. Have a good experience with Nissens over 3 defective Behr units I installed. I put in an OEM expansion tank bought from dealer a...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 06-25-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By bkgreene39
Diagnostics Assitance

Looking for assistance from fellow members in the NYC area that can scan my 1998 E39 528. I have a defective wheel speed sensor but I need to figure out which one needs replacing. If anyone has a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 386
Posted By bkgreene39
My original water pump and fan clutch just went...

My original water pump and fan clutch just went at 93k, amazing you got so much life out of the original radiator. I have a Nissens one as well, has been solid for 2 years. Just put in a Hepu pump...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-24-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 512
Posted By bkgreene39
My hood sensor was problematic as well causing...

My hood sensor was problematic as well causing false alarms. I just lock the vehicle twice to disable it, problem solved.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,362
Posted By bkgreene39
Best for sale ad ever. Sent from...

Best for sale ad ever.


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 545
Posted By bkgreene39
You might not be getting heat because perhaps...

You might not be getting heat because perhaps there is air trapped in the heater core. You stated that the coolant temp gauge climbs into the red zone, that needs to be addressed. This thread might...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-02-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 545
Posted By bkgreene39
New Year's greetings

My initial thought as well. OP, what tests have been done by your mechanic to rule out certain components? Did this individual at least bleed the system from possible excess air? I would start there,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-09-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,023
Posted By bkgreene39
Nice, lets go for a ride, break that sucker in.

Nice, lets go for a ride, break that sucker in.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-12-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 286
Posted By bkgreene39
DIY: Heater Core Video

What a nightmare of a job, hope I don't have to deal with this anytime soon.


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-06-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 548
Posted By bkgreene39
While the official requirements for passing a NY...

While the official requirements for passing a NY inspection are stringent, I personally have not been to any place that checks every little thing on this list http://www.dmv.ny.gov/broch/c-50.htm
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-29-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 548
Posted By bkgreene39
I do not think it has anything to do with the...

I do not think it has anything to do with the fluid level, if it does I would be very surprised.
In my case it sounds like a screeching/chirping type noise. I have ruled out belts, rollers, p/s...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-29-2013, 10:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 548
Posted By bkgreene39
I have the same car, same year and transmission....

I have the same car, same year and transmission. I have developed the same symptoms, except I would describe the noise as more of a screeching sound. Goes away in neutral and in drive within all...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,195
Posted By bkgreene39
Entry level mid-size.

Entry level mid-size.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,195
Posted By bkgreene39
'98 528i v 2002 impala

Similar costs on the used car market does not mean they are in the same class, these two cars aren't even in the same league. One was and is a RWD luxury car, the other a FWD entry level POS that...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-15-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 709
Posted By bkgreene39
So far I have no issues with a URO lower radiator...

So far I have no issues with a URO lower radiator hose and aluminum thermostat housing for over 12k miles. The lower hose actually feels robust, my upper hose is OEM, both seem fine for over 12k...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 436
Posted By bkgreene39
Hard down-shifts can also be caused by the...

Hard down-shifts can also be caused by the transmission cooler going south.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-25-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,115
Posted By bkgreene39
Spark plugs!!!

Have been running Bosch +4 for 15k, so far so good. I Don't understand the bad rep they received, perhaps these individuals had the plugs not torqued properly, could be the reason for them backing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-20-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 459
Posted By bkgreene39
Back in the E39 fold with a 2000 528i with 46K original miles!

Congrats on the new purchase, I stand by my statement even though I was quoting another user with his mileage setup. Everything in my E39 feels new and tight as well, handles on rails. I would have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-20-2013, 09:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 459
Posted By bkgreene39
Back in the E39 fold with a 2000 528i with 46K original miles!

I have a 98 528i for over 2 years now, first car I have ever bought. Other then usual wear and tear parts that were changed, I have had no major issues. Granted it only has 91k on it, but it has been...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 486

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms